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, steve harrigan joins us live now from miami. hi, steve. >> reporter: gregg, in some parts of florida this ballot alone will be 12 pages both sides. 11 constitutional amendments. they will be in english, spanish and creole. for a careful voter to just read the ballot could take on average 22 minutes. half an hour to vote could create long lines. people are concerned it could lead to dropout among voters. >> you get people who look at this long ballot. it is five, six, seven, eight, 12 pages long. they say that is too much for me to tackle. they get put off and don't go at all. people who might vote for president, senate, congress, suddenly look at this, it is much more daunting difficult task. now they're not going to do it at all. >> reporter: the florida lawmakers who designed this ballot are pushing back against the criticism. they say their ballot is an example of pure democracy. >> they're criticizing us allowing voters to decide the future of their state constitution which is one of the most principle, one of the best principles of american jurisprudence and american democracy a
department documents with warrantless tasks on internet activity. have to watch my phone calls. steve centanni live in the washington, d.c. bureau with more on this. >> reporter: hi, jenna. aclu ringing alarm bells on surveillance activity on cell phones and internet. this doesn't monitor the content of phone calls and e-mails but the aclu questions the real necessity for gathering any of this type of data. >> this isn't about terrorism. these are regular law enforcement investigations, and this is, this is, investigating people's communications. these are, who they talked to. who they e-mailed. who they engage in online conversations with, their friends, family, colleagues and loved once. >> reporter: here are some facts gathered by the aclu from justice department document. between 2009 and 2011 the number of orders for surveillance went up 60%. e-mails and network data, while smaller in number, increased by 361%. this type of information used to be gathered from devices attached right to the telephone but now, it can easily be retrieved by the phone company internally. aclu says it
is finally getting a second shot even if for just one night. steve harrigan is live outside the miami marlins' ballpark. steve? >> reporter: gregg, a remarkable comeback story we're likely to see unfold tonight. seven years ago adam greenberg was a 24-year-old outfielder for the cubs. on the first pitch of his first major league at bat he was struck by a fast ball traveling at 92 miles an hour. he was hit just under the helmet in the back of the head. here's how adam described that plow. >> turned to get out of the way, but unfortunately, i didn't get out of the way enough, and it caught right up under my helmet, so it made direct contact with my skull, and i felt like my head split open. grabbed my head immediately, i thought i was holding it together because it really felt like it submit, and i was just -- split, and i was just pretty scared. >> reporter: for some time after that, adam suffered double vision, he was sent down to the minors and struggled there for some time in the minor leagues. now tonight he gets his shot back with the miami marlins. he signed a one-day contract, and reall
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